A L C Martiniuk

Summary

Affiliation: The George Institute for International Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sleep-deprived young drivers and the risk for crash: the DRIVE prospective cohort study
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    JAMA Pediatr 167:647-55. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary care provision by volunteer medical brigades in Honduras: a health record review of more than 2,500 patients over three years
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Health Serv 42:739-53. 2012
  3. pmc The pattern of injury and poisoning in South East Iran
    Alireza Ansari-Moghaddam
    The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Sydney, M201 Missenden Rd, Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:17. 2012
  4. pmc Critical care resources in the Solomon Islands: a cross-sectional survey
    Mia Westcott
    George Institute For Global Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:1. 2012
  5. pmc Strengthening health human resources and improving clinical outcomes through an integrated guideline and educational outreach in resource-poor settings: a cluster-randomized trial
    Michael J Schull
    Dignitas International, 2 Adelaide Street West, Suite 200, Toronto, M5H 1L6, Canada
    Trials 11:118. 2010
  6. pmc "I do what I have to do to survive": an investigation into the perceptions, experiences and economic considerations of women engaged in sex work in Northern Namibia
    Alanna Fitzgerald-Husek
    The George Institute for Global Health, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Womens Health 11:35. 2011
  7. pmc Evaluating a streamlined clinical tool and educational outreach intervention for health care workers in Malawi: the PALM PLUS case study
    Sumeet Sodhi
    Dignitas International, 2 Adelaide Street West, Suite 200, Toronto, M5H 1L6, Canada
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:S11. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Telemedicine in the Solomon Islands: 2006 to 2009
    Alexandra Martiniuk
    George Institute For Global Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 17:251-6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Does psychological distress increase the risk for motor vehicle crashes in young people? findings from the DRIVE study
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 47:488-95. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Evaluating the effect of a television public service announcement about epilepsy
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    George Institute For Global Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Health Educ Res 25:1050-60. 2010

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Sleep-deprived young drivers and the risk for crash: the DRIVE prospective cohort study
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    JAMA Pediatr 167:647-55. 2013
    ..Short sleep duration is common in adolescents and young adults, and short sleep duration is a risk factor for motor vehicle crash...
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary care provision by volunteer medical brigades in Honduras: a health record review of more than 2,500 patients over three years
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Health Serv 42:739-53. 2012
    ..Greater scrutiny is needed to increase brigades' effectiveness and ensure they are supportive of domestic health systems...
  3. pmc The pattern of injury and poisoning in South East Iran
    Alireza Ansari-Moghaddam
    The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Sydney, M201 Missenden Rd, Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:17. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  4. pmc Critical care resources in the Solomon Islands: a cross-sectional survey
    Mia Westcott
    George Institute For Global Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 12:1. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  5. pmc Strengthening health human resources and improving clinical outcomes through an integrated guideline and educational outreach in resource-poor settings: a cluster-randomized trial
    Michael J Schull
    Dignitas International, 2 Adelaide Street West, Suite 200, Toronto, M5H 1L6, Canada
    Trials 11:118. 2010
    ..This study will test an adapted primary care health care worker training and guideline intervention, Practical Approach to Lung Health and HIV/AIDS Malawi (PALM PLUS), on staff retention and satisfaction, and quality of patient care...
  6. pmc "I do what I have to do to survive": an investigation into the perceptions, experiences and economic considerations of women engaged in sex work in Northern Namibia
    Alanna Fitzgerald-Husek
    The George Institute for Global Health, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Womens Health 11:35. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Evaluating a streamlined clinical tool and educational outreach intervention for health care workers in Malawi: the PALM PLUS case study
    Sumeet Sodhi
    Dignitas International, 2 Adelaide Street West, Suite 200, Toronto, M5H 1L6, Canada
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:S11. 2011
    ..Our success in developing and rolling out PALM PLUS in Malawi suggests that it is possible to adapt and implement this intervention for use in other resource-limited settings...
  8. ncbi request reprint Telemedicine in the Solomon Islands: 2006 to 2009
    Alexandra Martiniuk
    George Institute For Global Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW 2050, Australia
    J Telemed Telecare 17:251-6. 2011
    ..The best use of telemedicine appears to be case sharing within the Solomon Islands, with connections to clinicians in other countries as a secondary benefit when particular expertise is required...
  9. doi request reprint Does psychological distress increase the risk for motor vehicle crashes in young people? findings from the DRIVE study
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 47:488-95. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess the relationship between psychological distress and risk of motor vehicle crashes...
  10. doi request reprint Evaluating the effect of a television public service announcement about epilepsy
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    George Institute For Global Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Health Educ Res 25:1050-60. 2010
    ..Having viewed, the PSA continued to be associated with higher knowledge and more positive attitudes independent of the effects of a school-based epilepsy education program...
  11. ncbi request reprint Burden of lung cancer deaths due to smoking for men and women in the WHO Western Pacific and South East Asian regions
    Alexandra Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 11:67-72. 2010
    ..Eighty percent of all smokers live in low and middle-income countries of the Asia Pacific region but actual estimates of the burden of disease due to smoking in the region have yet to be quantified...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development and psychometric properties of the Thinking about Epilepsy questionnaire assessing children's knowledge and attitudes about epilepsy
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health at the University of Sydney, Sydney, M201 Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Epilepsy Behav 10:595-603. 2007
    ..Our objective is to describe the development, structure, and psychometric properties of the Thinking about Epilepsy questionnaire...
  13. doi request reprint Knowledge translation strategies using the thinking about epilepsy program as a case study
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Health Promot Pract 12:361-9. 2011
    ..The principles discussed in this article can be extended past epilepsy and applied to move research findings relevant to other health conditions, health promotion activities, products, and technologies into action...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an epilepsy education program for Grade 5 students: a cluster randomized trial
    A L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health at the University of Sydney, M201 Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
    Epilepsy Behav 10:604-10. 2007
    ..Epilepsy is a common and often highly stigmatized disorder. Several international organizations indicate a need to assess the stigma that exists and to develop and evaluate interventions to dispel myths about epilepsy...
  15. pmc Self-harm and risk of motor vehicle crashes among young drivers: findings from the DRIVE Study
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Camperdown NSW 2050, Australia
    CMAJ 181:807-12. 2009
    ..We conducted a prospective cohort study to assess the risk that intentional self-harm poses for motor vehicle crashes among young drivers...
  16. doi request reprint Cooperation, integration, and long-term commitment: what Solomon Islanders and development workers say about health sector aid
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    George Institute for International Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Asia Pac J Public Health 20:287-97. 2008
    ..This article aims to address the need for theoretical coordination frameworks to be further informed by the actual experiences, requirements, and views of the recipients of aid...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hypertension: its prevalence and population-attributable fraction for mortality from cardiovascular disease in the Asia-Pacific region
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health at the University of Sydney, Australia
    J Hypertens 25:73-9. 2007
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and risk of car crash injury, independent of place of residence and driving exposure: results from the DRIVE Study
    H Y Chen
    The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:998-1003. 2010
    ..This aim of this study is to examine the independent effect of SES on crash risk, adjusting for such factors, and to examine the relationship between injury severity following a crash and SES...
  19. doi request reprint Variations in car crash-related hospitalization costs amongst young adults in New South Wales, Australia
    H Y Chen
    The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Injury 43:1593-9. 2012
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Road crash trends for young drivers in New South Wales, Australia, from 1997 to 2007
    H Y Chen
    The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:8-15. 2010
    ..The objective of this article was to explore overall crash and injury trends over the past decade for young drivers residing in New South Wales (NSW), Australia, including gender and age disparities...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fatal crash trends for Australian young drivers 1997-2007: geographic and socioeconomic differentials
    H Y Chen
    The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney Postal address PO Box M201 Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050
    J Safety Res 41:123-8. 2010
    ..This paper examines differences in Australian young driver fatality rates over the last decade, examining important risk factors including place of residence and socioeconomic status (SES)...
  22. pmc The fraction of ischaemic heart disease and stroke attributable to smoking in the WHO Western Pacific and South-East Asian regions
    A L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia
    Tob Control 15:181-8. 2006
    ..Tobacco will soon be the biggest cause of death worldwide, with the greatest burden being borne by low and middle-income countries where 8/10 smokers now live...
  23. doi request reprint Risk and type of crash among young drivers by rurality of residence: findings from the DRIVE Study
    H Y Chen
    The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 41:676-82. 2009
    ..Little has been reported on police-reported crashes by geographical location, or crash type and severity, especially among young drivers...